Essential Vietnam & Cambodia

Escorted & Small Group Tours
18 Days
£2,288per person

A wide-ranging adventure showcasing the region’s natural wonders and fascinating cultures, this small group escorted tour offers a combination of guided excursions and free time to explore beaches, ruins, urban culture, and awe-inspiring landscapes. Cruise the Mekong for a day and overnight on a traditional sailing junk boat in Halong Bay. Witness the heights of Cambodia’s past at Angkor Wat, and contemplate its lows by walking the infamous Killing Fields. Although many activities are included, there is still plenty of time to explore on your own and create the ultimate adventure.

Holiday Highlights

  • Ha Long Bay cruise on a junk boat
  • Guided tour in Hue
  • Guided tour of Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Boat cruise on the Mekong Delta
  • Guided tour of S-21 Prison and Killing Fields
  • Guided tour of the Angkor Wat temple complex
  • Small group escorted tour
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Trip Itinerary


  • Day 1-2

    Depart London, arriving in Hanoi the next day. Transfer to the hotel in time for your welcome meeting that night.

  • Day 3

    Enjoy a Ha Long Bay cruise on a junk boat with visits to a cave and an island lookout. Savour a seafood lunch and dinner. (BLD)

  • Day 4

    Cruise back to the port and take a private van to Hanoi. Enjoy some time in the city before an overnight train to Hue. (BL)

  • Day 5

    Guided tour of the Imperial Citadel, Royal Tomb and Tien Mu Pagoda.

  • Day 6

    Drive the Hai Van pass. Take advantage of Hoi An's many options over the 2.5 days in town. Opt for a cooking class, riverboat trip, bike ride, beach time, tailor visit or My Son ruins. (B)

  • Day 7

    Spend two full days exploring all Hoi An has to offer. Dive into the culture, hang out on the beach or get clothes tailor-made in one of the many shops around town. Enjoy a noodle making demonstration and lunch at Oodles of Noodles. (BL)

  • Day 8

    Spend a free day exploring all Hoi An has to offer. (B)

  • Day 9

    Fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City with free time to explore this hectic city. (B)

  • Day 10

    Guided tour of Cu Chi Tunnels in the morning, free time in the afternoon. (B)

  • Day 11

    Enjoy a boat cruise through the villages, islands, and markets of the Mekong Delta, and visit traditional candy factories. (B)

  • Day 12

    Travel day with border crossing from Vietnam to Cambodia. Enjoy a cyclo tour through the city to benefit a local organization. (B)

  • Day 13

    Guided tour of Tuol Sleng Museum (S-21 Prison) and Choeung Ek (Killing Fields). Opt to visit the Royal Palace, the National Museum or the Central Market. (B)

  • Day 14

    Drive from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap, the home base for exploring incredible Angkor Wat. (B)

  • Day 15

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Angkor Wat temple complex. Opt to visit the Tonlé Sap floating village and the Angkor National Museum. Enjoy a traditional meal of Khmer food. (BD)

  • Day 16

    Spend another day in Siem Reap, exploring more temples of Angkor or going further afield. (B)

  • Day 17

    Cross the border into Thailand and continue on to the bustling metropolis of Bangkok. (B)

  • Day 18

    Transfer to Bangkok airport for your flight home. (B)

Holiday Price Overview

Escorted & Small Group Tours
18 Days
£2,288per person

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